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- n. A person who is fond of ceremonial in religion
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. One who favors or is given to ceremonial observances in religion; one who lays stress on external forms in religious worship; a ritualist.
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I want merely, then, esthetic recognition in full of the contribution of the redman as artist, as one of the finest artists of time; the poetic redman ceremonialist, celebrant of the universe as he sees it, and master among masters of the art of symbolic gesture.
Papist and sceptic, mystic and ceremonialist, latitudinarian and
Donna Henes Urban shaman, eco-ceremonialist, ritual expert and consultant
Founder of LoveMakingDances. com, Zahava is a ceremonialist, dancer, and sensual educator.
But indeed every priest is something of a ceremonialist. "